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Witchcraft and Masculinities in Early Modern Europe

  • Alison Rowlands
Book

Part of the Palgrave Historical Studies in Witchcraft and Magic book series (PHSWM)

About this book

Introduction

Men – as accused witches, witch-hunters, werewolves and the demonically possessed – are the focus of analysis in this collection of essays by leading scholars of early modern European witchcraft. The gendering of witch persecution and witchcraft belief is explored through original case-studies from England, Scotland, Italy, Germany and France.

Keywords

early modern period empire England Europe France gender Germany novel

Editors and affiliations

  • Alison Rowlands
    • 1
  1. 1.University of EssexUK

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